stated I was the winner of JBHIFI's January giveaway
Scam text message read: "Dear *my name*, Ur delivery has been stopped at our depot today. #CS(02) 7900 3594DE. Please resolve the issue here: (dodgy internet link removed by me)"
Immediately forwarded message to Spamwatch mobile number!!
Told me I had ordered a $3969.99 camera. Then offered a helpline "if any dispute" 1800 491 580. This service shows that number to be a bogus tech support line. Caller: Scammer
SMS : "Dear Name. Due to a damaged label I am sorry to tell you that your parcel delivery is delayed. Please contact us to solve it orlw.me/E9NIz
Caller: Text message
Received this text - was a scam message:
AMAZON:Your order Apple MacBook Pro (13-inch) I8 Core for 2169.99 AUD Confirmed, order id 041-242DT on 2021-03-20. If NOT you, Please Contact (+61)1800 749 142
Message was "Sorry Clare. I meant to ge this to you on Monday. Here it is: https://sddfe.site/nen6n2e "
Thanks to your messages above - I didn't click the link, and blocked the caller :)
Got a text that read:
Apologies (my name)! I meant to
get this to you on Monday.
Here you go: (random link)
"Final Notice: Balance due for *Name*. Verify by 7PM to avoid cancellation: dodgy website." Also had this phone number listed advising " We are trying to reach (my Name) Your ID (JB0971) is no 3 on our Feb21'list-It's ready since 05/02/2021 to be collected: hhtp://4vi5.com/zXXLM" Scam
Received a text saying -
Dear Samantha and surname
The sticker on your parcel ripped .
Please provide us with your missing info immediately .
Resolve matter kel.ow/Lt7Zz
Called them on silent and no answer
Phone call the other day and now text message with a link to collect spins (?) DELETE Caller: Bullsh*t competition don’t answer back
Fee, we called 0400 547 278 but no answer? Congratulation you are the Winner JBHIFI's January Giveaway: http://y8i.me/WF8nc...
I have e-mailed and called you several times with no answer? You w0n a gift in the JB-Draw! Congratulations on Ur gift - Get it here trz9.club/oChaa
Scam message from this number about attempted package delivery from UPS. Dodgy web address listed.
14 complaints this year
14 total complaints
Anonymous on (08) 6205 3537
Third mystery call in 70 minutes.
Linda on (03) 9726 7131
Anonymous on 0409 799 367
scam is still going, all of what I have read here is exactly what I encountered this afternoon...
Anonymous on (08) 8152 7526
No message but on call back on the number said name and an organisation. On Googling the number...
Ringwood Mazda on 0438 891 607
I returned a call from 0438 891 607 but reached vm for Ringwood Mazda